Lip Sync Battle 2023

Christopher DiBiaseNews & Events

Lip Sync Battle 2023 What a great night at Lip Sync Battle 2! Thank you Del Webb for all you do to support AVMS and the veteran charities that we support. This year we had 12 great acts that had the crowd cheering from the start. Here are your winners: Solo: Ellen Milbrod – “Let It Go” from Frozen Group: … Read More

Memorial Day Tribute to Heroes Parade

Christopher DiBiaseNews & Events

Memorial Day Tribute to Heroes Parade The Del Webb Association of Veterans and Military Supporters (AVMS) was asked once again by the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance to be part of their Memorial Day Tribute to Heroes Parade on Main Street Lakewood Ranch. AVMS provided the Color Guard at the Main Stage. A contingent of AVMS members marched in the parade. … Read More

Memorial Day 2023 Ceremony

Christopher DiBiaseNews & Events, Special Event

Memorial Day 2023 Ceremony On May 29th, Del Webb’s Association of Veterans and Military Supporters held our annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Circle of Honor. All photos are property of Victoria Minni. Used with her permission. Every year we take time to honor our Veterans who lost their lives in service to our Country. This year, we had a … Read More

Splish Splash Party 2023

Christopher DiBiaseNews & Events, Special Event

Splish Splash Party 2023 On Saturday, May 27th, AVMS, assisted the Del Webb Lakewood Ranch HOA and Social Committee in presenting the Splish Splash Party. Great fun by the pool !

Vietnam Veterans Day 2023

Christopher DiBiaseNews & Events

Vietnam Veterans Day 2023 On March 29th, Del Webb’s Association of Veterans and Military Supporters held our annual ceremony at the Circle of Honor to remember the men and women who served in the Viet Nam War. This year marked the 50th anniversary of the final troops returning home. Sadly, many came back to protests and hate for their involvement in … Read More

Del Webb Feud Held March 19, 2023

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Del Webb Feud Held March 19, 2023 On March 19th, Del Webb’s Association of Veterans and Military Supporters held its first “Del Webb Feud” to a packed house. Ten spirited teams participated and boy did they go all out! A wide range of team themes and costumes made the night one to remember. Game Host Jim Casey did a great … Read More

AVMS President Greenberg Receives Jerry Hufford Salute to Service Award

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AVMS President Greenberg Receives Jerry Hufford Salute to Service Award On January 25th, 2023, the Lakewood Ranch Community Activities Group presented AVMS President Rich Greenberg with the Jerry Hufford Salute to Service Award for his outstanding volunteer work in the Lakewood Ranch community. Rich’s tireless efforts in AVMS are instrumental in the success of AVMS supporting veteran’s charities in Manatee … Read More

Operation Thanksgiving 2022

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Operation Thanksgiving 2022 Once again this year, the AVMS Operation Thanksgiving project was a huge success thanks to the wonderful generosity of Del Webb residents and AVMS Board of Directors member Joe Ward who oversaw the project with David Chervin. Donations totaled $13,150. That enabled us to purchase 263 $50 dollar Gift Cards from the MacDill AFB Commissary. Southeastern Grocers … Read More

Honoring Jerry Hufford with Your Donations

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AVMS Donates $3100 to Southeastern Guide Dogs On Tuesday, December 13th, AVMS Board Members Rich Greenberg, Steve Milbrod, and David Chervin accompanied Peggy Hufford and a number of her friends and Del Webb residents on a trip to Southeastern Guide Dogs for a very special tour. Peggy’s husband Jerry was President of AVMS at the time of his death in … Read More

Member Appreciation Dance Party

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Member Appreciation Dance Party On September 17, 2022 AVMS held their Annual Member Appreciation Dance Party. Thank you to all the members who attended and partied the night away with us. As always, DJ Steve had everyone up and dancing. This is always a fun event where members get to meet other members for a good time. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_1CETw89q0IcNMlGGpFb1tnNTSOn-NSR/preview Thanks to … Read More